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Irish harp

EYE-rish harp


An ancient folk instrument of Ireland that consists of a soundbox as one of the sides of an almost triangular shaped frame made of wood; thirty to thirty-six heavy brass strings are stretched across this frame. This instrument is diatonic with a beautiful, delicate sound.

See Also

[Irish] cláirseach


Last Updated: 2013-02-14 19:12:53